The Sea its History and Romance by Frank C. Bowen Halton & Truscott Smith, 1924-1926 Vintage Book

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The Sea: Its History and Romance is a 4 set volume by Frank Bowen. A deluxe history of sailing and voyaging. In sixteen parts bound in four volumes, they cover the history of voyaging to 1875, concentrating on the achievements of Great Britain.

This set is a relatively early title by Bowen, a well-known and popular maritime author, who published titles such as Ships for All, and as editor of Merchant Ships of the World.

The Sea its History & Romance is an excellent addition to your vintage marine collection or home library.


The Sea its History & Romance is in good shape for its age with no rips or tears. The previous owner's bookplate is on the inside cover of all four volumes.

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Book dimensions:11x9x2

Collections: Vintage History Books

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